Among which people, women tattooed their mouth?

Ainu
Japanese
Mongols
Tibetians
The Ainu are an indigenous people in Japan, today almost completely assimilated by the Japanese. The Ainu women tattooed their mouths, starting at a young age with a small spot on the upper lip, gradually increasing with size. When they reached age 15–16, their tattoos were completed. Thus were they qualified for marriage.
globalquiz.org
0
Correct this question
7
Very interesting!
reach: rather globalAsiacultureethnologyhistory of AsiaJapanpeoplepeoplestattoowomen

Answers by country

Ainu
Japanese
Mongols
Tibetians
answers
flagthe Netherlands
89%
5%
0%
0%
19
flagJapan
72%
20%
0%
8%
25
flagGreece
70%
17%
11%
0%
17
flagFrance
66%
3%
16%
13%
30
flagUkraine
59%
6%
11%
20%
44
flagAustralia
57%
13%
21%
7%
38
flagRussia
53%
4%
20%
20%
43
flagItaly
50%
26%
17%
6%
46
flagRepublic of Ireland
50%
11%
30%
3%
26
flagGermany
48%
18%
25%
6%
223
flagRomania
46%
13%
33%
6%
15
flagPoland
44%
14%
28%
11%
13577
flagSpain
40%
9%
31%
18%
22
flagAustria
39%
17%
21%
21%
28
flagthe United States
37%
22%
27%
12%
354
flagthe Philippines
36%
26%
15%
21%
19
flagthe United Kingdom
29%
17%
38%
12%
139
flagIndia
27%
19%
35%
15%
97
flagCanada
26%
22%
26%
24%
49
flagPortugal
26%
15%
31%
26%
19